A dog sniffs luggage at Taichung airport in central Taiwan
VietNamNet Bridge – The huge amount of heroin was found in a 438kg batch of goods on a flight of China Airlines from HCM City.
The Taiwanese authorities on November 17 arrested seven suspects and seized 229kg worth $300 million, which was hidden in a cargo plane of China Airlines (Taiwan) which came from Vietnam.
Mr. Tran Cao Thuan, China Airlines representative in HCM City said that the airline received a transport order via email of the HCM City-based Korchina Logistics company at 10.05am on [...]
Kids and K-9s Partners against crime. K-9 Unit visits a school in Baldwin County
Alabama Deputies Seize $2 Million Worth of Cocaine and Heroin
Law Enforcement Today
Two million dollars’ worth of cocaine and heroin has been taken off the street in South Alabama, thanks to the excellent work of a multi-jurisdictional drug task force.
Last week, a Baldwin County Alabama deputy assigned to the task force stopped a 2001 Acura MDX on Interstate 10, east of Loxley, near the Florida state line. The deputy obtained permission to search the vehicle. A Sheriff’s Office canine [...]
UK police have shut down a large, well-equipped cannabis factory worth over $1 million, hidden underground in the historic Drakelow Tunnels, which was used as a shelter for local government back in the 1950s in case of nuclear attack.
Police had to descend deep underground to close down the secret facility, hidden in the tunnels north of the English town of Kidderminster.
A total of 400 cannabis plants, worth around 650,000 pounds (just over $1 million) according to preliminary estimates, were seized during the raid, the police said.
The operation, [...]
K-9 in Sprinfield, MO
by Stephen Herzog / News Leader
Police say a Springfield man told them he was on a synthetic drug known as “bath salts” when he “slammed” a metal bed frame down on a police dog.
According to a probable cause statement, police were called to a home on South Missouri Avenue on Nov. 25 to respond to a man who had been “screaming, breaking windows out of the residence, and throwing objects.”
When they arrived, police found Ervin Antwaun Allen, 34, in the kitchen “yelling and throwing any item he could [...]
K-9 in the New Jersey State Police
BERNARDS TWP. – An Essex County man was found to possess a large amount of heroin after a motor vehicle stop on Interstate Route 78 early Thursday morning, Nov. 21, according to police.
The man, Thomas Forniel, 30, of Newark, was traveling in a 2006 Nissan Maxima on I-78 east at 2:40 a.m. when police Sgt. Mark Leopold stopped him for a motor vehicle violation, police said.
After being asked to step out of the vehicle, Forniel volunteered to give up a bag of marijuana and [...]
Cpl. Nick Sack and K-9 Loki, Cass County Sheriff’s Office (MO). Photo Bethany Bashioum-Democrat Missourian
BY BETHANY BASHIOUM / Democrat Missourian
Whether it’s sniffing for drugs or apprehending a suspect, two new canine deputies are about to help take a bite out of crime in Cass County.
Loki, a 22-month old German Shepherd, and Champ, a 3-year-old pup of the same breed, received certification this week to become working K-9 deputies for the Cass County Sheriff’s Office.
Their handlers, Cpl. Nick Sack and Deputy Steve Valentich, have spent the last five weeks training with the [...]
Kala and Kirpy, Border Patrol
At barely four months old, Kala and Kirpy arrived in Yuma.
Now they’re trained, certified and ready to work with The Yuma Sector Border Patrol K-9 Unit.
The pups are ready to start their first assignments at a Blythe Station Checkpoint.
The brother and sister duo now have seven months of training and four weeks of certification under their collars.
They’re trained to find concealed people and the odors of marijuana, cocaine, heroin and meth.
The K-9′s are normally trained in Texas, but these two Belgian Malinois pups learned to [...]
Two of the nation’s largest law enforcement agencies have polar opposite opinions when it comes taking a bite out of crime.
By Jason Henry / San Gabriel Valley Tribune
LOS ANGELES >> The two largest law enforcement agencies in Los Angeles County have polar opposite opinions when it comes to taking a bite out of crime. The difference in K-9 programs boils down to drawing blood versus baring teeth.
Depending on whether a K-9 officer deploys from the Los Angeles Police Department or the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, a suspect may have a higher [...]
K-9 team in Sioux Falls
Two men were arrested after one of them led police on a chase before he was taken down by a K-9 on Monday.
Daniel Levi Brown, 23, who doesn’t have a permanent address in Sioux Falls, was arrested for simple assault on law enforcement, resisting arrest, obstruction and fleeing. Dustin Bradley Neve, 23, of Sioux Falls, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, possession drug paraphernalia and failure to vacate.
Police were called at 11 p.m. to the Get n’ Go at 1500 W 12th Street after [...]
Baron, Essex Police (UK)
Five-year-old German Shepherd Baron, working for Essex Police, was taking part in the exercise with his handler at a disused building in Danbury
by Andy Rudd / Mirror
A police dog has died after plunging from a building roof during a training exercise.
Five-year-old German Shepherd Baron, working for Essex Police, was taking part in the exercise with his handler at a disused building in Danbury on Monday when he fell from a flat roof.
An Essex Police spokeswoman said: “He was injured and taken immediately to a veterinary practice but [...]